Packaging Equipment

Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Non-Industrial Products, Packaging Equipment

Tray Cover provides infection control environment.

December 17, 2014

Compatible with company's Size B Flat and Size B Divided dental trays, DUX Dental Tray Cover with Secure Seal allows dental professionals to cover instruments when moving them to sterilization area, helping to create safe environment for practitioners and patients. Cover is transparent and will stay sealed if tray is accidentally dropped. Read More

Packaging Equipment, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Food Processing & Preparation

PP Clarifying Additive promotes thermoformed package aesthetics.

December 16, 2014

Millad® NX™ 8000 enhances polypropylene (PP) with clarity and bright appearance to convey quality and increase shelf appeal. Also, PP materials clarified with this fourth-generation clarifying agent exhibit increased sustainability. Product can be used in diverse processing methods, including injection molding, blow molding, and thermoforming, and is available in masterbatch and powder forms. Use of clarified PP for food trays and container bases enhances compatibility with PP films. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Folder-Gluer offer diverse configuration possibilities.

December 9, 2014

Able to fold and glue substrates from N-flute to A-flute, including double wall and litho-laminates, EXPERTFOLD 145/165 feature creasing units at entry and handle 296 x 60 mm to 1,700 x 1,100 mm blanks up to 25 mm thick when folded. ACCUFEED blank alignment ensures precise folding; pre-breaker promotes optimal performance on machine-erect lines; and folding process, aided by extended folding section, minimizes fishtailing and gap while promoting smoother folding. Running speed is 250 m/min. Read More

Packaging Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Computer Hardware & Peripherals

RJ45 Plugs target patch cables in data center applications.

December 2, 2014

Engineered to support Gigabit Ethernet, small diameter Category 6 RJ45 Plugs are 8-position, 8-wire modular plugs that terminate most 4-pair, AWG 28 and AWG 30, 100 Ω stranded and solid unshielded twisted pair cable. Parts accommodate cable diameters up to 0.160 in. and copper conductors with overall insulated conductor diameters of 0.025–0.030 in. Voltage rating is 150 Vac and current rating is 1.5 A at 25°C. Manufactured of UL94-V0 polycarbonate, plugs feature 50 µin. gold-plated contacts. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Packaging Equipment

Carton Erector and Closer handles 30 cartons per minute.

November 26, 2014

Using vacuum arm, Model VC 30 picks auto-bottom type display and shelf cartons from 1 m carton magazine, erects carton, and conveys it to optional TaskMate® Robotic Loading System. Cartons then convey to closer or may also be manually closed. Optional TaskMate® System integrates FANUC multi-axis robot with ESS-designed custom EOAT to collate products and load them into erected carton. To allow serialization, VC 30 integrates with track and trace systems from OEM suppliers. Read More

Packaging Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, Food Processing & Preparation

Hot-Fill PET Containers accept metal lug closures.

November 25, 2014

Targeting food packaging industry, A-PEX63TM system comprises 24 oz, 51 g, shatter-proof, polyethylene terephthalate (PET) containers that allow fitment of metal lug closures. Design ensures sealing integrity is maintained and meets industry average for removal torque. Along with 63 mm finish, packages feature functional pop (audible) tamper-evident indicator button on closure and are hot fillable up to 205°F. Powerflex™ vacuum absorbing base is available. Read More

Packaging Equipment, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

Flexible Tubes feature metal look. .

November 25, 2014

Available in variety of sizes, Flexible Tubes have full-length wrap-around labels that provide clean, metallized look, suitable for numerous decoration options. Tubes have additional benefit of being able to remain dent-free and return to their natural shape during use. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Food Processing & Preparation, Packaging Equipment

IML Containers and Lids create brand differentiation.

November 24, 2014

Injection molded in polypropylene in 4 sizes from 250 g to 1 kg, In-Mold Label Containers and Lids generate on-shelf impact for spreads and yellow fats. In-mold labeling enables multi-colored and intricate designs to be created that cover entire area of packs. Labels can also be supplied with metal-effect finish or with barrier to prevent oxygen ingress. For flexibility on filling lines, 250, 450, and 500 g packs fit single lid, making them fully interchangeable. Read More